History Of The Internet And Www

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History Of The Internet Quizzes & Trivia

This is a Quiz on the History of the Internet and the World Wide Web.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a Uniform Resource Locator (URL)?
    • A. 

      Hyperlinks

    • B. 

      Web Addresses

    • C. 

      Packets of Information

    • D. 

      Internet Protocol

    • E. 

      Client Server Networks

  • 2. 
    Who developed Email?
    • A. 

      Ray Tomlinson

    • B. 

      Tom Truscott

    • C. 

      Jim Ellis

    • D. 

      Tim Berners-Lee

    • E. 

      Jarkko Oikarinen

  • 3. 
    What does ARPANET stand for?
    • A. 

      American Research Project Agency Network

    • B. 

      American Research Projects Advanced Network

    • C. 

      Advanced Research Projects American Network

    • D. 

      Advanced Research Projects Agency Network

    • E. 

      All Purpose Research Projects Agency Network

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the first Web Browser?
    • A. 

      Netscape Composer

    • B. 

      AOL (America on Line)

    • C. 

      CompuServe

    • D. 

      Mosaic

    • E. 

      Internet Explorer

  • 5. 
    Who created the World Wide Web?
    • A. 

      Ray Tomlinson

    • B. 

      Jim Ellis

    • C. 

      Tim Berners-Lee

    • D. 

      Bill Gates

    • E. 

      Jarkko Oikarinen

  • 6. 
    Which one of these is NOT a Search Engine?
    • A. 

      Google

    • B. 

      Archie

    • C. 

      Yahoo

    • D. 

      Excite

    • E. 

      Ask Jervis

  • 7. 
    What development founded the Internet?
    • A. 

      Circuit Switching

    • B. 

      Packet Switching

    • C. 

      Personal Computers

    • D. 

      Development of Email

    • E. 

      ARPANET

  • 8. 
    What did Jarkko Oikarinen create?
    • A. 

      Email

    • B. 

      World Wide Web

    • C. 

      Bulletin Boards

    • D. 

      Chat Rooms

    • E. 

      EBAY

  • 9. 
    Which one of these is NOT a Social Networking Site?
    • A. 

      My Space

    • B. 

      Facebook

    • C. 

      Friends Reunited

    • D. 

      Linkedlin

    • E. 

      BOBO

  • 10. 
    What was the reason for Ebay's name?
    • A. 

      Named after Gerald Ebay

    • B. 

      Short for Echo Bay, the original trading name.

    • C. 

      Abbreviation for Everything Bought at the Auction Yard

    • D. 

      Named after the town it was developed in - Eagle Bay

    • E. 

      Stands for Electronic Buying Annuity Yields

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